What does Sensor Dry mean on a dryer?

What does Sensor Dry mean on a dryer?

Sensor Dry is a feature on Samsung Dryers that measures the humidity in the drum. Sensor Dry will automatically adjust drying time to the level of dryness you have select. Please note: During a Sensor Dry cycle, you may notice the drying time has changed, which is normal.

What does a moisture sensor look like?

Typically, the moisture sensor in your dryer consists of two metal bars mounted on a black plate. The two metal bars will protrude into the dryer’s drum.

How do you test a dryer sensor?

The first step to test the dryer’s moisture sensor is to place completely dry clothes in the dryer and turn the dryer on. It should run for a few moments and then shut down right away. Next, place damp clothes into the dryer. Then turn on the dryer and watch the timer.